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What is polished concrete?

Polished concrete is achieved by using large polishing machines that have interchangeable rotating heads that use diamonds to densify the concrete to produce a natural shine on the floor. We start of by using a heavier 40 grit diamond segments to flatten the floor and then we work our way up to a 1,500 to 3,000 grit diamond resign pad depending on the shine level desired.

Can the concrete be stained if it is going to be polished?

Yes, we can apply a decorative concrete stain if the concrete is going to be polished.

Can the concrete be polished if there is an existing concrete coating?

Yes, the concrete can still be polished if there is an existing concrete coating. We would simply grind the existing concrete coating off and then start polishing the concrete. If the concrete has a lot of cracks and other eye sores that you do not like, we can resurface the concrete with a cement overlay and then polish the overlay.

What is the maintenance for polished concrete?

Polished concrete is very easy to maintain; since their is no type of sealer or wax used on the floors, you wont have to worry about re-sealing or re-waxing the concrete floors. It is only recommended to dust mop and mop the surface to remove dirt from the concrete floor.

What is the cost of polished concrete?

Polished concrete with a decorative stain cost between $4.50 to $6.00 a square foot. Polished concrete with no stain cost between $3.55 to $4.50 a square foot.

What are the benefits of polished concrete?

Cost-effective Increased Ambient Lighting Increased Concrete Strength Easy to Maintain Decorative Sustainable Allergen Free Long Lasting
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